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  • Beyond them was a crude wooden floored arena hedged by rows of shouting people.

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  • The province of Holland was the arena in which it was fought out.

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  • In 1830 both schools descended into the arena of politics.

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  • - Panicle of Oat, Arena saliva.

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  • Sami was led into the center of the tiny arena, and the guards moved away.

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  • The first three arrows streaked across the arena and implanted themselves in his back.

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  • He drew from the writers of the old political comedy of Athens, as well as from the new comedy of manners, and he attempted to make the stage at Rome, as it had been at Athens, an arena of political and personal warfare.

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  • There was one exit at the far end of the arena opposite the warlord's party marked by torches, with no guards she could see.

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  • Close by the Eremitani is the small church of the Annunziata, known as the Madonna dell' Arena, whose inner walls are entirely covered with paintings by Giotto.

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  • By the time they crossed the arena, her numbed mind began to accept the possibility of death at his hands.

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  • By the time they crossed the arena, her numbed mind began to accept the possibility of death at his hands.

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  • There were several hundred men and women in the makeshift arena, with the king's party of advisors and servants sitting within the ring against one wall.

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  • over all: the arena is 76 by 43 yds.

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  • In the modern age, we have simply transferred the competition to a new arena: the business world.

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  • After a good deal of time spent in these preliminary and unofficial negotiations, the question of a treaty of commerce between the two countries having entered into the arena of diplomacy, Cobden was requested by the British government to act as their plenipotentiary in the matter in conjunction with Lord Cowley, their ambassador in France.

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  • The exhibitions in the arena were perhaps at their zenith during his tenure of power.

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  • At the same time Commodus, proud of his bodily strength and dexterity, exhibited himself in the arena, slew wild animals and fought with gladiators, and commanded that he should be worshipped as the Roman Hercules.

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  • It purported to be an undertaking entered into by a few Jacobins, among them Arena, a Corsican, for the murder of Bonaparte at the opera.

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  • The Stadium, in which the Panathenaic Games were held, was first laid out by the orator Lycurgus about 330 B.C. It was an oblong structure filling a natural depression near the left bank of the Ilissus beneath the eastern de clivity of the Ardettus hill, the parallel sides and semicircular end, or acev50vn, around the arena being partially excavated from the adjoining slopes.

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  • It is difficult, moreover, not to connect the repeated wall-paintings and reliefs of the palace illustrating the cruel bull sports of the Minoan arena, in which girls as well as youths took part, with the legend of the Minotaur, or bull of Minos, for whose grisly meals Athens was forced to pay annual tribute of her sons and daughters.

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  • Great as was his popularity as a preacher, it was in the arena of ecclesiastical debate that his ability chiefly showed itself, and probably no other single man had from first to last so large a share in shaping the constitution and guiding the policy of the Free Church.

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  • To him space became a mode of divine activity, alive with the presence and illuminated by the vision of God; time was an arena where the divine hand guided and the divine will reigned.

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  • The fall of Olynthus (348) brought Aeschines into the political arena, and he was sent on an embassy to rouse the Peloponnesus against Philip. In 347 he was a member of the peace embassy to Philip of Macedon, who seems to have won him over entirely to his side.

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  • Accordingly the close of the 18th century drew into the arena of electrical investigation on its mathematical side P. S.

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  • The seats, rising in tiers, as in a theatre, accommodated about 44,000 spectators; the arena was 670 ft.

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  • 91, who in the year of his consulate was compelled by Domitian to fight with beasts in the arena, and then banished and put to death in 95.

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  • He was chosen speaker of the House in 1869 and served three terms. The House was the fit arena for his political and parliamentary ability.

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  • Ten thousand gladiators are said to have perished in the arena, and eleven thousand beasts were killed in the contests.

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  • It was not only the scene of amusement, but on account of its ample accommodation it was also the arena of much of the political life of the city.

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  • Broadly speaking, the Himalayas are peopled by Mongoloid tribes; the great river plains of Hindustan are still the home of the Aryan race; the triangular table-land has formed an arena for a long struggle between that gifted race from the north and what is known as the Dravidian stock in the south.

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  • There were also arrangements for flooding the arena, but these can only have been in use before the construction of the greater part of the subterranean portion with its cages, &c. The whole amphitheatre measures 489 by 381 ft., and the arena 245 by 138 ft.

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  • Further, we must consider the arena in which the victory was won.

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  • Banda, which forms one of the districts included under the general name of Bundelkhand, has formed an arena of contention for the successive races who have struggled for the sovereignty of India.

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  • The principal market-place in the city (Piazza del Mercato) has taken possession of the arena of the ancient amphitheatre, the outer arches of which can still be seen in the surrounding buildings.

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  • The absence in him of the qualities that fit a man to rule made his court the arena of intriguing factions, which in reality ruled France during his reign of fifteen years.

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  • At each of the great festivals, which to please him were for once crowded into a single year, he entered in regular form for the various competitions, scrupulously conformed to the tradition and rules of the arena, and awaited in nervous suspense the verdict of the umpires.

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  • Naked and without the tunic of the flesh these will enter the arena and strive in the Olympic contest of the soul.

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  • The fighting-bulls are chiefly reared in the marshes and alluvial valleys; they are bred for strength and swiftness rather than size, and a good specimen should be sufficiently agile to leap over the inner barrier of the arena (about 68 in.

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  • The whole building, belonging probably to the early Empire, measured 135 by 105 yds., and the arena 872 by 58 yds.

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  • An important place of entertainment is Olympia, near Hammersmith Road and the Addison Road station on the West London railway, which includes a vast arena under a glass roof; while at Shepherd's Bush are the extensive grounds and buildings first occupied by the Franco-British Exhibition of 1908, including a huge stadium for athletic displays.

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  • Giuseppe, Monte Calvario, Avvocata, Stella, San Carlo all' Arena, Vicaria, San Lorenzo, Mercato, Pendino and Porto, but also the suburban districts of Vomero, Posilipo, Fuorigrotta, Miano and Piscinola, has been built over in every direction, one great incentive being the creation of an industrial zone to the eastward of the city.

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  • The whole building, belonging probably to the early Empire, measured 135 by 105 yds., and the arena 872 by 58 yds.

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  • The leading current monthlies include the New York Forum (1886), Arena (1890), Current Literature (1888), and Bookman, the Chicago, Dial (1880), and the Greenwich, Connecticut, Literary Collector.

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  • in diameter, were excavated in 1838 and are still visible; and an amphitheatre, less well preserved, also exists, the arena of which measures about 180 by 150 ft.

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  • Though the vast ultimate consequences of this sudden appearance of the great western republic in the arena of international politics were not realized even by those in sympathy with Monroe's action, the weight of the United States thrown into the scale on the side of Great Britain made any effective protest by the European powers impossible; Russia, Austria and Prussia contented themselves with joining in a mild expression of regret that the action of Great Britain "tended to encourage that revolutionary spirit it had been found so difficult to control in Europe."

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  • The well-preserved amphitheatre, the subterranean parts of which below the arena are intact, with a main passage down the centre, a curved passage all round with holes for trap doors in its roof, and numerous small chambers, also with trap doors in their vaulted roofs for admitting the wild beasts, whose cages were on the other side of the curved passage, to the arena, are especially interesting.

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  • In a word constitutional government had practically ceased, and Poland had become an arena in which contesting clans strove together for the mastery.

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  • It is first with the appearance of Wycliffe (q.v.) and his followers on the arena of religious controversy that the Bible in English came to be looked upon with suspicion by the orthodox party within the Church.

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  • When in 1625 Christian IV., king of Denmark, entered the arena of the war, he took the field again in the Protestant interest, but after some successes he died at Wolfenbiittel on the 16th of June 1626.

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  • Under the Turkish buildings along the western side of the arena, some arches against which seats for the spectators were built are still visible.

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  • writing Disraeli entered the political arena as candidate for High Wycombe (1832), he was nominated by a Tory and seconded by a Radical - in vain; and vain were two subsequent attempts in the autumn of 183 2 and in 1834.

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  • To the north of the castle is the Arena, a kind of circus erected by Napoleon in 1805; while facing the castle on the opposite side of the park is the Arco della Pace, begun by Napoleon in 1806 from the designs of Cagnola to mark the beginning of the Simplon Road, but finished by the Austrians in 1833.

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  • That skilful policy was shown in every arena on which the great Thirty Years' War was being fought out.

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  • Belonging, however, to a class in which the responsibilities of government are a traditional duty, Mr Balfour divided his time between the political arena and the study.

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  • Other Australian localities are Echunga in South Australia; Beechworth, Arena and Melbourne in Victoria; Freemantle and Nullagine in Western Australia; the Palmer and Gilbert rivers in Queensland.

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  • Melanchthon was first drawn into the arena of the Reformation controversy through the Leipzig Disputation (June 27 - July 8, 1519), at which he was present.

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  • The external diameters of the amphitheatre are 410 and 348 ft., while the corresponding diameters of the arena are 233 and 167 ft.

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  • Carlyle's tribute to him is interesting: "No king so furnished out with apparatus and arena, with personal faculty to rule and scene to do it in, has appeared elsewhere.

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  • When the Wilson scandals occasioned the downfall of Grevy in December 1887, Carnot's high character for integrity marked him out as a candidate for the presidency, and he obtained the support of Clemenceau and of all those who objected to the candidatures of men who have been more active in the political arena, so that he was elected by 616 votes out of 827.

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  • Belonging, however, to a class in which the responsibilities of government are a traditional duty, Mr Balfour divided his time between the political arena and the study.

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  • descending into the political arena, became identified with the doctrines of one political party in the state - doctrines odious to the majority of the nation - and at the same time became associated with acts of violence and injustice, losing at once its influence and its reputation.

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  • of Russia replied to the maritime claims put forward by Great Britain drew the Provinces once more into the arena of European politics.

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  • His administration is rather the date at which a system of democracy, organized by the use of patronage, was introduced into the federal arena by Van Buren.

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  • Now she felt like she was in an arena.

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  • He turned and exited the cage, toward the torch-lit area beyond the wooden rows packed with people on either side of the arena.

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  • Her hand closed around the hilt of a dagger as she reached the center of the arena.

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  • At long last, she saw her chance: the men had withdrawn and the path to the arena's entrance was clear.

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  • They were booed and jeered as he led her quickly out of the arena.

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  • But he was now destined to learn that his enemy Francis, whom he had discomfited in the council chamber at Calcutta, was more than his match in the parliamentary arena.

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  • In 1800 he was recalled to the political arena.

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  • Jelacic and Gaj died as disappointed men, and the very general resentment aroused by the ingratitude of Francis Joseph vented itself also against the name of Illyria, which rapidly disappeared from the political arena.

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  • It was the beginning of a duel which lasted till death removed one of the combatants from the political arena.

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  • It was clear that in such a governing body neither Austria nor Prussia would be content with her constitutional position, and that the internal politics of Germany would resolve themselves into a diplomatic duel for ascendancy between the two powers, for which the diet would merely serve as a convenient arena.

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  • A consummate judge and the narrowest of politicians, he was doubt on the bench, and promptness itself in the political arena.

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  • Into this arena of hazy popular common.

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  • of a law incompatible with existing laws - had a direct tendency to make the law court, in such cases, a political arena.

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  • The old warlike spirit found an outlet .chiefly in the vigorous but peaceful contests held in the gymnasium, the ball-place, and the arena before the temple of Artemis Orthia: sometimes too it found a vent in actual campaigning, as when Spartans were enrolled for service against the Parthians by the emperors Lucius Verus, Septimius Severus and Caracalla.

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  • method were due to those lawyers of the south and of Normandy who had been nurtured on Roman law in the universities of Bologna or Montpellier, had practised chicanery in the provincial courts, had gradually thrust themselves into the great arena of politics, and were now leading the king and filling his parlement.

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  • His essentially bold and practical genius sought at once the stormy political arena.

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  • Mercier entered the arena of provincial politics in May 1879 as solicitorgeneral in the Joly government, representing the county of St Hyacinthe; and on the defeat of the ministry in October he passed, with his leader, into opposition.

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  • Now she felt like she was in an arena.

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  • Beyond them was a crude wooden floored arena hedged by rows of shouting people.

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  • He turned and exited the cage, toward the torch-lit area beyond the wooden rows packed with people on either side of the arena.

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  • Sami was led into the center of the tiny arena, and the guards moved away.

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  • The first three arrows streaked across the arena and implanted themselves in his back.

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  • Ribbons of Sami's blood soon slicked the wooden floor of the crude arena.

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  • Her hand closed around the hilt of a dagger as she reached the center of the arena.

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  • There were several hundred men and women in the makeshift arena, with the king's party of advisors and servants sitting within the ring against one wall.

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  • There was one exit at the far end of the arena opposite the warlord's party marked by torches, with no guards she could see.

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  • At long last, she saw her chance: the men had withdrawn and the path to the arena's entrance was clear.

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  • They were booed and jeered as he led her quickly out of the arena.

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  • Within moments, she was dozing, accompanied to sleep by dreams of men attacking her in an arena filled with blood.

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  • The arena can accommodate in excess of 7,500 seated spectators, with provisions for the disabled.

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  • In the exciting arena of international aerospace and defense, BAE Systems is a leading player with a wealth of opportunities for graduates.

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  • arena of mass struggles.

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  • Fear has also entered the arena of caring for drug users in general practice.

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  • If invoked, ministers re-enter the arena and decide a case.

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  • The local authority suddenly announced its plans to install a floodlit sports arena on the adjoining site!

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  • The ongoing Basque question continues to dominate the political arena.

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  • We went out onto a platform overlooking the arena directly.

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  • People of every nationality, age and gender filled the outdoor arena for free Salsa lessons courtesy of Club Salsa.

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  • In the indoor arena some of the best teams in the country will be competing for ultimate glory!

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  • Lessons are given in an all weather outdoor arena.

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  • The central bus station can feel a little bit like a gladiatorial arena if you arrive looking disorganized and vulnerable to tour operators.

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  • Distance learning takes off, hits political arena - Rob Moritz, Arkansas News Bureau.

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  • At the same time we have expanded our remit in the international arena.

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  • Event wins in Allstate Billiards & Game Room Furniture a day of showcases of his regulation-size horse arena.

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  • arena tour.

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  • He excels in the show ring and dressage arena.

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  • There was no queue outside the venue and after a brief search from security we made a b-line straight for the oldskool arena.

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  • And as they say in the sporting arena, " let the lawsuit games begin.

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  • Facilities will include an indoor riding arena and stables to accommodate the 20 donkeys that will live onsite.

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  • It's a new basketball arena and l am told by our agent it's a terrific gig.

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  • care arena especially were not related lives at risk been allotted payment.

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  • Yeovil athletics arena The floodlit athletics arena offers some of the most comprehensive facilities in the South West.

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  • There is more audacity about the Arena than its older rivals.

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  • audiovisual arena?

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  • aviaryor and outdoor aviaries, a large indoor lecture room, large flying arena, play area and shop.

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  • guest bassist is John Jowitt, also of Arena and IQ.

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  • The biggest change in the bedding arena has been the switch over from the old bedspread to the comforter.

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  • bey blade magnacore arena (what's that?

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  • The Tattoo Regimental Sergeant Major, right hand man to the Arena Master, agreed there were only minor bumps to iron out.

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  • careerist politicians who have never had a life outside the political arena.

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  • The main arena also hosts a colorful cavalcade of hounds in the finest traditions of the countryside.

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  • The Worthing women had a full minute in hand over reigning champions Arena 80 in the senior womenâs race with Phoenix taking third spot.

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  • changenst this background several members of the department study the transformation of state-society relations and the changing nature of sovereignty in the international arena.

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  • Our intent is to provide a clearinghouse of information and services specific to managing the calibration function within the manufacturing arena.

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  • closed circuit250m cycling track, indoor sports arena, sports science facilities and a 4m wide closed road circuit to the exterior.

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  • There is a road closure order which has come into effect around the Arena.

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  • I headed directly into the main arena and yes the name colossus does do the name of this event justice.

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  • combative sport, like going back to the Roman arena ' .

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  • compete for attention in the construction industry branding arena.

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  • I have spent over twelve years working in the public policy and / or strategy consulting arena.

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  • Washington and Moscow should also consider pursuing other means of enhanced international cooperation in the missile defense arena.

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  • There used to be a pretty decent arena in Guilford.

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  • Politics is the only arena where we hear old-style biblical denunciations of any drug use.

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  • Status message is possible, bringing a new dimension to the license free arena.

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  • With Light Reading, they created an environment which encouraged artists and viewers alike to become actively discursive within an intimate yet public arena.

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  • Alice may have become arena dross, but Beefheart opted out of music altogether.

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  • emotive arena.

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  • Featuring around 500 top re-enactors, the show include d arena displays and an extremely impressive living history encampments.

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  • The remains of the eastern entranceway and part of the arena are displayed in a basement viewing chamber in the Guildhall Art Gallery.

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  • Business meetings are one arena in which poor etiquette can have negative effects.

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  • In my opinion, the best thing that happens to specifications is their usually exorbitant price that keeps them out of the public arena.

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  • Written by one of the world's foremost rigging experts, Arena Rigging presents both the theoretical and the practical components of rigging.

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  • Yet the Parliament stands on the brink of legitimizing such extortion in the electronic arena.

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  • Also heard some american journalists saying the american fa will try and get Klinsmann if arena goes.

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  • Plus donât miss our special African themed falconry display in the falconry display in the falconry arena at 2.00pm.

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  • However, perhaps the most influential arena for her work, if not a little unusual, lies within the forum of sexual fetishism.

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  • Tuesday December 6 Dance, acting and murder in the world of 1940s film noir, as Wolverhampton's Arena Theater presents SILENT MOVIE.

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  • floodlighteather floodlit arena is also under consideration.

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  • This is a huge inflatable arena where participants play 5 a-side football restrained by straps - a bit like table football but with humans!

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  • foray into the listed hedge fund arena was a mistake.

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  • There was a real frisson about the old arena.

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  • gala evening final at the St Albans Arena on Friday 2nd July 2004.

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  • In its heyday, 30,000 people piled into the arena to watch gladiators fight.

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  • gladiator in the arena where his fame grows.

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  • GSM Arena is a comprehensive site on GSM handsets, where review scores are compiled from reader votes.

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  • herringbone pattern of concrete land drains, inserted to improve the poor drainage of the arena.

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  • The future of Irish migration historiography undoubtedly lies in the global arena, beyond the confines of individual nation states.

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  • No longer an arena for fancy and risk taking, the face of chart pop changed to gray, empty, gestural rock histrionics.

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  • hoarse, foot stomping vocal broke across the vast Bickershaw arena and turned it into a beer parlor.

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  • homecoming concert at the Manchester Evening News Arena back on 22 May.

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  • During clip packages the sound quality was appalling, as the feed came from the arena, rendering everything virtually inaudible.

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  • Wayne: I saw incubus at the Nottingham Ice Arena when I was eighteen.

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  • indoor arena some of the best teams in the country will be competing for ultimate glory!

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  • The ringing strings sounded pleasantly intimate in that dark arena.

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  • The real Huo Yuanjia was a truly legendary martial arts master who defended China's national honor by defeating foreign fighters in the arena.

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  • The report also draws on recent research in this arena to shed light on the issues relating to learner support.

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  • At any rate, let us not loiter in the arena of hot events.

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  • such matters are therefore played out in the ' public ' arena.

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  • Then came the megaphone, " Will Jillian Kingsley on Bobby please enter the arena!

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  • men arena.

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  • motorcar manufacturers opted out of the political arena by ending their campaign for euro membership.

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  • He was one of the first riders to take large Japanese and Italian engined Production motorcycles into the road racing arena.

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  • World Cup also allows mushers to compete in a world arena against racers in other regions without cost prohibitive overseas travel.

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  • Employment Opportunities We have established ourself as one of the leading developers of new technology in our arena.

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  • Watch as the helicopter lands in the main arena and carries the parachutists to a heigh of 5,000 feet.

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  • The arena, to be run by boxing promoter Frank Warren, will host major televised sporting events.

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  • The report also draws on recent research in this arena to shed light on the issues relating to learner support.

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  • riding arena and stables to accommodate the 20 donkeys that will live onsite.

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  • ringside enclosure is situated in the North West corner of the arena.

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  • samurai warrior a taste of his own sword in the underworld fighting arena.

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  • The costumes had a few more sequins added and even bigger bows so that they stood out in the huge arena.

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  • In November ARENA launched a portal, which provides simultaneous searching of six European sites and monuments databases.

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  • sporting arena, " let the lawsuit games begin.

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  • However the latest work, in what was the arena of the amphitheater, has also revealed that a somewhat squalid late Saxon settlement.

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  • stadium rock show is basically the open air festival penned up inside the walls of a sports arena.

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  • Sector experience is not essential however, if you have prior experience in the food/drink arena this will stand you in excellent stead.

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  • Moving away from the traditional magic arena, Blaine's shows have turned into huge and sometimes even death-defying stunts.

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  • such matters are therefore played out in the ' public ' arena.

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  • The business arena provides the opportunity to practice all the Aristotelian virtues -- including temperance, justice, courage and magnanimity.

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  • Similarly, the moment you're in the arena is the best time to buy beer tokens.

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  • And so they took the imperial treasury out of the arena completely.

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  • Perhaps it is the pre-eminence of work in other tropes by Dutch artists exported to the international arena.

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  • Leave arena at working trot transition to extended trot transition to extended trot.

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  • His place was therefore taken by an amateur understudy who had to enter the arena from the stables on a white horse.

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  • warm-up arena.

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  • But he was now destined to learn that his enemy Francis, whom he had discomfited in the council chamber at Calcutta, was more than his match in the parliamentary arena.

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  • It is difficult, moreover, not to connect the repeated wall-paintings and reliefs of the palace illustrating the cruel bull sports of the Minoan arena, in which girls as well as youths took part, with the legend of the Minotaur, or bull of Minos, for whose grisly meals Athens was forced to pay annual tribute of her sons and daughters.

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  • to edit a Swedish Corpus diplomaticum, half an hour's private conversation with the young priest convinced Gustavus that Nordin's proper place was by his side in the political arena.

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  • It purported to be an undertaking entered into by a few Jacobins, among them Arena, a Corsican, for the murder of Bonaparte at the opera.

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  • Arena and his supposed accomplice were arrested (loth of October 1800); and that was virtually the beginning and the end of the plot.

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  • The Stadium, in which the Panathenaic Games were held, was first laid out by the orator Lycurgus about 330 B.C. It was an oblong structure filling a natural depression near the left bank of the Ilissus beneath the eastern de clivity of the Ardettus hill, the parallel sides and semicircular end, or acev50vn, around the arena being partially excavated from the adjoining slopes.

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  • The seats, rising in tiers, as in a theatre, accommodated about 44,000 spectators; the arena was 670 ft.

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  • Banda, which forms one of the districts included under the general name of Bundelkhand, has formed an arena of contention for the successive races who have struggled for the sovereignty of India.

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  • 91, who in the year of his consulate was compelled by Domitian to fight with beasts in the arena, and then banished and put to death in 95.

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  • He drew from the writers of the old political comedy of Athens, as well as from the new comedy of manners, and he attempted to make the stage at Rome, as it had been at Athens, an arena of political and personal warfare.

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  • In 1800 he was recalled to the political arena.

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  • After a good deal of time spent in these preliminary and unofficial negotiations, the question of a treaty of commerce between the two countries having entered into the arena of diplomacy, Cobden was requested by the British government to act as their plenipotentiary in the matter in conjunction with Lord Cowley, their ambassador in France.

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  • Jelacic and Gaj died as disappointed men, and the very general resentment aroused by the ingratitude of Francis Joseph vented itself also against the name of Illyria, which rapidly disappeared from the political arena.

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  • over all: the arena is 76 by 43 yds.

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  • Close by the Eremitani is the small church of the Annunziata, known as the Madonna dell' Arena, whose inner walls are entirely covered with paintings by Giotto.

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  • Great as was his popularity as a preacher, it was in the arena of ecclesiastical debate that his ability chiefly showed itself, and probably no other single man had from first to last so large a share in shaping the constitution and guiding the policy of the Free Church.

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  • It was the beginning of a duel which lasted till death removed one of the combatants from the political arena.

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  • To him space became a mode of divine activity, alive with the presence and illuminated by the vision of God; time was an arena where the divine hand guided and the divine will reigned.

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  • The leading current monthlies include the New York Forum (1886), Arena (1890), Current Literature (1888), and Bookman, the Chicago, Dial (1880), and the Greenwich, Connecticut, Literary Collector.

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  • At a somewhat earlier date commenced a long series of weekly and monthly periodicals of a more solid character, of which the following list indicates the more important in chronological order: Die Grenzboten (1862), weekly; the Deutsches Museum (1851-1857), of Prutz and Frenzel; Berliner Revue (1855-1873); Westermanns Monatshefte (1856), monthly; Unsere Zeit (1857-1891), beginning as a kind of supplement to Brockhaus's Conversationslexikon; Preussische Jahrbucher (1858), monthly; Deutsches Magazin (1861-1863); Die Gegenwart (1873), weekly; Konservative Monatsschrift (1873), preceded by the Volksblatt fur Stadt and Land (1843) Deutsche Rundschau (1874), fortnightly, conducted upon the method of the Revue des deux mondes; Deutsche Revue (1876), monthly; Nord and Sud (1877), monthly; Das Echo (1882), weekly; Die Zukunft (1882), weekly; Die neue Zeit (1883), weekly; Reclams Universum (1884), weekly; Velhagen and Klasings Monatshefte (1889), monthly; Die deutsche Rundschau (1890), monthly; Die Wahrheit (1893-1897); Kritik (1894-1902); Die Umschau (1897), weekly; Das literarische Echo (1898), fortnightly; Kynast (1898-1899), known later as Deutsche Zeitschrift (1899-1903) and Iduna (1903-1906); Der Turmer (1898), monthly; Die Warte (1900), weekly; Deutschland (1902-1907); Deutsche Monatsschrift (1902-1907); Hochland (1903), monthly; Charon (1904), monthly; Suddeutsche Monatshefte (1904); Der Deutsche (1905-1908); Deutsche Kultur (1905-1908); Arena (1906), monthly; Das Blaubuch (1906), weekly; Eckart (1906), monthly; Die Standarte (1906), weekly; Meirz (1907), fortnightly; Morgen (1907), weekly; Neue Revue (1907), weekly; Internationale Wochenschrift fur Wissenschaft, Kunst, and Technik (1907), weekly supplement to the Minchener allgemeine Zeitung; Wissen (1907), weekly; Unsere Zeit (1907), monthly; Hyperion (1908), bi-monthly; Xenien (1908), monthly; Das neue Jahrhundert (1909), monthly; Die Tat (1909), monthly.

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  • The fall of Olynthus (348) brought Aeschines into the political arena, and he was sent on an embassy to rouse the Peloponnesus against Philip. In 347 he was a member of the peace embassy to Philip of Macedon, who seems to have won him over entirely to his side.

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  • He was chosen speaker of the House in 1869 and served three terms. The House was the fit arena for his political and parliamentary ability.

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  • The exhibitions in the arena were perhaps at their zenith during his tenure of power.

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  • Ten thousand gladiators are said to have perished in the arena, and eleven thousand beasts were killed in the contests.

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  • At the same time Commodus, proud of his bodily strength and dexterity, exhibited himself in the arena, slew wild animals and fought with gladiators, and commanded that he should be worshipped as the Roman Hercules.

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  • Though the vast ultimate consequences of this sudden appearance of the great western republic in the arena of international politics were not realized even by those in sympathy with Monroe's action, the weight of the United States thrown into the scale on the side of Great Britain made any effective protest by the European powers impossible; Russia, Austria and Prussia contented themselves with joining in a mild expression of regret that the action of Great Britain "tended to encourage that revolutionary spirit it had been found so difficult to control in Europe."

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  • The well-preserved amphitheatre, the subterranean parts of which below the arena are intact, with a main passage down the centre, a curved passage all round with holes for trap doors in its roof, and numerous small chambers, also with trap doors in their vaulted roofs for admitting the wild beasts, whose cages were on the other side of the curved passage, to the arena, are especially interesting.

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  • There were also arrangements for flooding the arena, but these can only have been in use before the construction of the greater part of the subterranean portion with its cages, &c. The whole amphitheatre measures 489 by 381 ft., and the arena 245 by 138 ft.

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  • In a word constitutional government had practically ceased, and Poland had become an arena in which contesting clans strove together for the mastery.

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  • descending into the political arena, became identified with the doctrines of one political party in the state - doctrines odious to the majority of the nation - and at the same time became associated with acts of violence and injustice, losing at once its influence and its reputation.

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  • The absence in him of the qualities that fit a man to rule made his court the arena of intriguing factions, which in reality ruled France during his reign of fifteen years.

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  • Further, we must consider the arena in which the victory was won.

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  • It is first with the appearance of Wycliffe (q.v.) and his followers on the arena of religious controversy that the Bible in English came to be looked upon with suspicion by the orthodox party within the Church.

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  • That skilful policy was shown in every arena on which the great Thirty Years' War was being fought out.

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  • When in 1625 Christian IV., king of Denmark, entered the arena of the war, he took the field again in the Protestant interest, but after some successes he died at Wolfenbiittel on the 16th of June 1626.

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  • To the north of the castle is the Arena, a kind of circus erected by Napoleon in 1805; while facing the castle on the opposite side of the park is the Arco della Pace, begun by Napoleon in 1806 from the designs of Cagnola to mark the beginning of the Simplon Road, but finished by the Austrians in 1833.

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  • The province of Holland was the arena in which it was fought out.

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  • of Russia replied to the maritime claims put forward by Great Britain drew the Provinces once more into the arena of European politics.

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  • Other Australian localities are Echunga in South Australia; Beechworth, Arena and Melbourne in Victoria; Freemantle and Nullagine in Western Australia; the Palmer and Gilbert rivers in Queensland.

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  • Nor are its dimensions (460 by 345 ft.) such as to place it in the first rank of structures of this class, nor are there any underground chambers below the arena, with devices for raising wild beasts, &c. But, as we learn from the case of their squabble with the people of Nuceria, the games celebrated in the amphitheatre on grand occasions would be visited by large numbers from the neighbouring towns.

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  • Destined for the arena, he, with a band of his fellow-gladiators, broke out of a training school at Capua and took refuge on Mt Vesuvius (73).

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  • It was clear that in such a governing body neither Austria nor Prussia would be content with her constitutional position, and that the internal politics of Germany would resolve themselves into a diplomatic duel for ascendancy between the two powers, for which the diet would merely serve as a convenient arena.

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  • Melanchthon was first drawn into the arena of the Reformation controversy through the Leipzig Disputation (June 27 - July 8, 1519), at which he was present.

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  • The external diameters of the amphitheatre are 410 and 348 ft., while the corresponding diameters of the arena are 233 and 167 ft.

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  • Broadly speaking, the Himalayas are peopled by Mongoloid tribes; the great river plains of Hindustan are still the home of the Aryan race; the triangular table-land has formed an arena for a long struggle between that gifted race from the north and what is known as the Dravidian stock in the south.

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  • His administration is rather the date at which a system of democracy, organized by the use of patronage, was introduced into the federal arena by Van Buren.

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  • Carlyle's tribute to him is interesting: "No king so furnished out with apparatus and arena, with personal faculty to rule and scene to do it in, has appeared elsewhere.

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  • At each of the great festivals, which to please him were for once crowded into a single year, he entered in regular form for the various competitions, scrupulously conformed to the tradition and rules of the arena, and awaited in nervous suspense the verdict of the umpires.

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  • Naked and without the tunic of the flesh these will enter the arena and strive in the Olympic contest of the soul."

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  • Accordingly the close of the 18th century drew into the arena of electrical investigation on its mathematical side P. S.

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  • - Panicle of Oat, Arena saliva.

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